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Telcom 2



Telcom 2 is an Indonesian triaxially-stabilized geostationary telecommunications satellite that was launched by an Ariane-5 ECA rocket from Kourou at 23:46 UT on 16 November 2005. The 1.9 tonne, satellite carries 24 C-band transponders and spot-beams to provide high-speed communications for Internet, data, voice, and video services to Indonesia, after parking over 118 deg-E longitude.

Alternate Names

  • 28903
  • Telcom2

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2005-11-16
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 5 ECA
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Indonesia)


  • Communications

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

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